big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Lead Character Artist - Sweden


Our client is based in Stockholm, Sweden. They have been developing across platform, and across genre for more than 10 years. In addition to development of their own unique IP, they provide bespoke services from porting and outsourcing contracts, to complete game design / production from inception to release. They are looking for an Lead Character Artist to join their close-knit team. 


  • At least 5 years in the industry and a strong knowledge of the latest tools in game creation process (Substance, QUIXEL, Zbrush etc)
  • Help the team technically and artistically to carry out the art director’s vision
  • Work closely with outsorcing managers and level designers to ensure that the worlds the artists build not only look good, but also are functional game play spaces
  • You have the ability to lead teams and communicate fluently and efficiently with other departments. You communicate fluently in English both verbally and in writing.


  • Deep understanding of Game Engines and dedicated platforms budget requirements
  • Strong knowledge in Maya (or similar) and Photoshop
  • Strong Knowledge in PBR shading
  • Be able to inspire and motivate a large team of creative talent

If this opportunity is of interest to you, or you would like to discuss your options, please send a copy of your latest CV in a .doc or .docx format, with a suitable phone number / Skype ID, alongside a convenient date and time to call to:

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